Morocco entertainment

Cinema in Tangier

Cinema Rif

The brightest light on Tangier’s cultural scene, Cinema Rif is a combination art-house cinema, cafe and archive, and the focal point for anything to do with film. Young locals come to soak up the ambience and use th…
Performing Arts in Casablanca

Les Anciens Abattoirs de Casablanca

The old city abattoirs, an art deco complex built in 1922, was transformed into a cultural centre dubbed the Culture Factory in 2008. Located near Casa Voyageurs railway station, the centre hosts exhibitions and per…
Cinema in Gueliz & Ville Nouvelle

Le Colisée

The plushest cinema in the central city, Le Colisée, near Rue Mohammed El Beqal, has Dolby sound and a mixed-gender, Moroccan and foreign resident crowd. Films are sometimes in the original language (including Engli…
Cinema in Casablanca

IMAX Theatre

Located at glitzy Morocco Mall, this cinema concentrates on Hollywood blockbusters.
Cinema in Casablanca


The plushest cinema in town, this huge complex in Ain Diab has four comfortable theatres that are usually packed.
Performing Arts in Meknes

Institut Français

The centre of Meknès’ cultural life, with films, plays, concerts and exhibitions. There's also a garden cafe.
Theatre in Casablanca

Complexe Culturel Sidi Belyout

This 200-seat theatre hosts plays (usually in Arabic) and the occasional music recital or dance performance.
Cinema in Rabat

Cinéma Renaissance

This large cinema complex on the main drag shows mainstream Hollywood flicks.
Cinema in Rabat

Cinéma du 7ème Art

Art-house cinema screening Moroccan, Middle Eastern and European films.
Performing Arts in Ville Nouvelle

Institut Français

Organises a packed program of films, concerts, exhibitions and plays.